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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Hearing Disorders +     
Hearing Loss +   
Hyperacusis 
Ossicular Malformations, Familial 
Tinnitus +   
A nonspecific symptom of hearing disorder characterized by the sensation of buzzing, ringing, clicking, pulsations, and other noises in the ear. Objective tinnitus refers to noises generated from within the ear or adjacent structures that can be heard by other individuals. The term subjective tinnitus is used when the sound is audible only to the affected individual. Tinnitus may occur as a manifestation of COCHLEAR DISEASES; VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR NERVE DISEASES; INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; and other conditions.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Clicking Tinnitus ;   Leudet Tinnitus ;   Leudet's Tinnitus ;   Noise Induced Tinnitus ;   Objective Tinnitus ;   Pulsatile Tinnitus ;   Ringing Buzzing Tinnitus ;   Spontaneous Oto Acoustic Emission Tinnitus ;   Subjective Tinnitus ;   Tensor Palatini Induced Tinnitus ;   Tensor Tympani Induced Tinnitus ;   Tinnitus of Vascular Origin ;   Tinnitus, Leudets ;   Vascular Origin Tinnitus
Primary IDs: MESH:D014012 ;   RDO:0006710
Definition Sources: MESH:D014012

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